Lyme disease, also known as Lyme borreliosis, is an infectious disease caused by the Borrelia bacterium which is spread by ticks. The most common sign of infection is an expanding red rash, known as erythema migrans, that appears at the site of the tick bite about a week after it occurred.
Do you have reason to suspect Lyme disease? Are you concerned about the impact it’ll have on your short and long-term health? Are you worried that you’re not doing what’s right in regards to treatment? Read More
If you’re exhausted, have joint or muscle pain that’s migrating throughout your body, memory issues, headaches, and/or suffer from an “atypical” condition—you might have Lyme disease and not know it. After practicing medicine for more Read More
There is nothing more disgusting than coming home from a relaxing day in nature than to have to spend time picking ticks off yourself. Not only are ticks a nuisance but they can cause health Read More
After three weeks of suffering with fever, chills, headaches and muscle aches, Daniel Kinderlehrer began to suspect he had Lyme disease, the most common vector-borne disease in the United States. As a medical doctor, he Read More
It’s that time again! The ticks are out in large numbers and are here to stay until late in the fall. Preventing tick bites continues to be the best way to avoid all tick borne Read More